• All Who Wander are Not Lost

    I went to bed with this song stuck in my head. I woke up with this song stuck in my head. I woke up at 5am because either my body is trying to train me into being a farmer, or God has something He wants me to hear. Either way, I’m here, writing to you. Dear Internet, my alarm doesn’t go off until 6:30am, so why is it that my body insists on waking me up at 5am. Love, Wide-Awake. Oh yea, so the song. It is a song by Rend Collective, because I am a Jesus freak and I enjoy listening to Christian music. Call me weird, I don’t…

  • Starting From Scratch

    There’s three things I need to stop doing. One, I need to stop buying T-Shirts from Target. They never fit right, and I have to buy two sizes bigger than normal. Two, I need to stop expecting my kids to let me sleep in on our “days off”. It’s just not realistic. And three, I need to stop expecting things to go the way I want them to go. I really should know better by now. Too often I plan and I pray and I expect things to go the way I think they are going to go, or the way they should go, and I completely lose track of…